"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.